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The embodied image : imagination and imagery in architecture

Author: Juhani Pallasmaa
Publisher: Chichester : John Wiley & Sons, 2011.
Series: AD primers.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Architecture is usually analysed and taught as a discipline that articulates space and geometry, but the mental impact of architecture arises significantly from its image quality that integrates the various aspects and dimensions of experience into a singular, internalised and remembered entity.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Juhani Pallasmaa
ISBN: 9780470711910 0470711914 0470711906 9780470711903
OCLC Number: 670479708
Description: 151 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
Image in contemporary culture --
Language, thought and image --
The many faces of the image --
The anatomy of the poetic image --
The architectural image.
Series Title: AD primers.
Responsibility: Juhani Pallasmaa.

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